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The Wars of the Roses

by A. J. Pollard

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-132) and index.

      StatementA.J. Pollard.
      SeriesBritish history in perspective, British history in perspective (Palgrave (Firm))
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA250 .P65 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 141 p. :
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6794297M
      ISBN 100333658221
      LC Control Number00062597

      Aug 01,  · The Wars of the Roses, the dynastic battle between the Yorks and the Lancasters for the throne of England, last from at the 1st Battle of St. Albans until at the Battle of Stoke Field. This is one of my absolute favorite time periods to study because it not only marked the beginning. May 07,  · The Wars of the Roses: Military Activity and English Society, by Anthony Goodman The Military Campaigns of the Wars of the Roses by Philip Haigh Trevor Royle, The Wars of the Roses (more of a popular narrative approach but goes all the way back to Edward III, political more than actual military details).

      Jan 02,  · Buy Wars of the Roses: Stormbird: Book 1 (The Wars of the Roses) by Conn Iggulden from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a /5(). From Henry IV, the first Lancastrian king, to Richard III, The Wars of the Roses follows the history of the kings of the houses of Lancaster and York who shaped this tumultuous period of English history. Anthony Cheetham provides insight into the politics, society, and economy of this time, and above all, he conveys the personal histories and characters of its rulers.3/5(1).

      Apr 09,  · Wars of the Roses: Trinity by Conn Iggulden, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Oct 11,  · The Wars of the Roses by Dan Jones Audiobook 05 - Duration: Dan Jones 16, views. Tudors Dynasty Podcast - Understanding the Wars of the Roses - Duration:


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The Wars of the Roses is the second book by Alison Weir I've read, and it definitely tells me there's no need to stop here. The writing is good, and gives a great overview of what is a legendarily confusing period of English history.4/5.

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Kings were murdered and deposed. Armies marched on London. Old noble names were ruined while rising dynasties seized power and hamaikastudio.com by: 4. The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors [Dan Jones] on hamaikastudio.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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From to England found itself embroiled in utter chaos as the rival factions of the Plantagenet dynasty fought for the ultimate control of the kingdom of England. Jun 28,  · Even with those complaints, I would still highly recommend the book to anyone who would like an overveiw of the Wars of The Roses.

The book has made me want to dive into Shakespeare's cycle of histories covering the period and is probably a good historical primer if you want to read those plays with a little background knowledge of the time/5. First released through the ‘Michael Joseph’ publishing house, this was originally published on the 16th of June in Continuing on from where the last book left off, this is the second in the ongoing ‘War of the Roses’ series of novels.

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The brilliant retelling of the Wars of the Roses continues with Bloodline, the gripping third novel in the new series from historical fiction master Conn Iggulden.

Winter Richard, duke of York, is dead—his ambitions in ruins, his head spiked on the walls of the city. The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England fought between supporters of two rival cadet branches of the royal House of Plantagenet: the House of Lancaster, represented by a red rose, and the House of York, represented by a white rose.

Eventually, the wars eliminated the male lines of both Date: 22 May – 16 June(32 years, 3. Oct 11,  · Dan Jones The Wars of the Roses The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudo Audiobook - Duration: Glenn Woody 11, views. Oct 05,  · The Wars of the Roses is history at its very best--swift and compelling, rich in character, pageantry, and drama, and vivid in its re-creation of an astonishing, dangerous, and 4/5(16).

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Oct 06,  · It's a brilliant book that retells the conflict starting and the very beginning, going deep into its origins and ending with the execution of a prominent York member and the accession of the last Tudor Queen and how the imagery of the wars of the roses was used there/5. Jun 01,  · "The Wars of the Roses" is an altogether fascinating account of what may be, I suspect, a not so well understood era of English medieval history.

Alison Weir tells the story of the wars between the Houses of Lancaster and York in 15th century England in a most compelling hamaikastudio.com by: 4. About Wars of the Roses: Stormbird. The first book in #1 New York Times bestselling author Conn Iggulden’s brilliant new historical series about two families that plunged England into a devastating, decades-long civil war.

Inthe Lancaster king Henry VI ascends the throne of England after years of semi-peaceful regency. Aug 20,  · The Wars of the Roses were a series of bloody civil wars for the throne of England between two competing royal families: the House of York and the House of.

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